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Kit Kittredge: An American Girl

Genre: Family

Reviewed In Issue 137 (Dec 2008) Of Widescreen Review®

Abigail Breslin, Julia Ormond, Chris O

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 2.5
DD Sound Rating: 3.0
DTS Sound Rating: NR
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Critics' Composite Score: 3
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Special Features
Special features are limited to three trailers, a digital copy of the movie, and up-front previews.

 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): Warner Home Video
(Catalog Number): 1000041218
(MPAA Rating): G
(Rating Reason):

For all ages
(Retail Price): $28.98
(DVD Type): Dual Side, Single Layer (DVD10)
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): Yes
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 100
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): Yes
(Regional Coding): 1
(Theatrical Year): 2008
(Theatrical Release): Yes
(Direct-To-Video Release): No
(DVD Release Date): 10/28/08
(THX® Digitally Mastered): No

 Credits Information

(Director): Patricia Rozema
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  WSR Narrative Review
Story Synopsis:
Kit Kittredge (Breslin) is a typical American Girl living during the Great Depression of the 1930s. When her dad, Jack (O

DVD Picture:
The anamorphically enhanced 1.78:1 DVD can be marred by heavy compression artifacts, often distractingly so. Resolution is fair, but the picture can become noticeably soft. Moir

The Dolby